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241 Down Down Down is an American heavy metal supergroup that formed in 1991 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The band's current lineup consists of vocalist Phil Anselmo, guitarist Pepper Keenan, guitarist Bobby Landgraf, bassist Pat Bruders, and drummer Jimmy Bower.

Holy crap slipknot and linkin park on the list but no Down.
Nola is amazing.

Yes, weed smokers unite. Nola is excellent. A veritable, literal stoner rock supergroup.

242 Gorgoroth Gorgoroth Gorgoroth is a Norwegian black metal band based in Bergen. Formed in 1992 by Infernus, the band is named after the dead plateau of evil and darkness in the land of Mordor.

Worst band of all time. Horrible people, horrible lyrics, horrible look. You can't sink lower than this in music.

True Norwegian Black Metal!

243 Dying Out Flame

It is the death metal band from Nepal... It is the very best band among Nepali people now a days

This is the death metal band from Nepal newly formed band but has gained high reputation after it won First runner up in Nepfest I that was held on august 26.

This band is the First epic/hindu/vedic Technical band from Asia. They are from Nepal.

Technical Death Metal Epic band from Nepal

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244 Turisas Turisas Turisas is a Finnish metal band from Hämeenlinna. They were founded in 1997 by Mathias Nygård and Jussi Wickström, and named after an ancient Finnish God of war.

Absolutely the greatest metal band with their own sub genre! And all their albums are different so lot's of great songs, an brilliant song writing! Turisas deserves the first place!

Turisas are unique, down to earth, intelligent musicians with a great atitude off and on stage. The music is beautiful, epic and inovative. A lot of bands tend to do what already exists, but they always do something different and try to surprise us.

245 Emigrate

Good songs... (keep in mind that this is a solo project for Richard Z. Kruspe the main guitarist of Rammstien. )

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246 Thousand Foot Krutch Thousand Foot Krutch

222? How are they higher than Skillet? I mean, I like them better than Skillet, but I thought Skillet was huge! They've headed Winter Jam before! TWICE!

Thousand foot krutch is one of the best metal bands after (the art of breaking) they were more into rock but the first three albums were just masterpieces.listen to them

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247 Cynic Cynic Cynic is an American progressive rock band - incorporating experimental music, alternative, metal and jazz fusion elements - founded in Miami, Florida, and currently based in Los Angeles, California.

Well Focus was the best prog/death album going round, but those young upstarts Between the Buried and Me laid waste to that claim

Focus is the best prog/death album going round.

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248 Dir en grey Dir en grey DIR EN GREY is a Japanese metal band formed in 1997 and currently signed to Firewall Div., a sub-division of Free-Will.

What world do we live in today where dir en grey is number 42 Metallica I only like their stuff from the 90's the rest sucks vote for dir en grey its the best band ever. Oh and how is nirvana metal what that's just weird

A few of these positions come at shock. Dream Theater at 14th is one of them but Dir en grey at 42nd, now that isn't right.

WHY IS DIR EN GREY SO LOW ON THIS LIST? They deserve to be in the top15. Kyo is the best singer I ever heard. They are better than bullet for my valentine and Linkin Park. And by the way, Dream Theater is better than slipknot or Metallica.How can people put slipknot 10th place but put Dimmu Borgir or Opeth below the 20th place.Slipknot is one of my favorite bands but we need to be more realistic,they haven't as much as some other bands. And please, stop voting for your favorite bands just because you love them. Look further than this.I know people don't look so low on the list, but if you're reading this listen to Dir En Grey and dream theater and then vote. They are two of the most melodic bands I heard. (After listening to dir en grey songs, read the meaning of the lyrics if you don't understand Japanese)

Kyo's vocal range is legendary and their innovative, experimental style is the first of the entire metal genre.

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249 Carcass Carcass Carcass are a British extreme metal band from Liverpool, who formed in 1985 and disbanded in 1995. A reformation was enacted in 2007 without one of its original members, drummer Ken Owen, due to health reasons.

My favorite Grind Core band.

Ahhh oookay carcass is 147 while linking park is top 20 :D

250 Soil
251 Vektor Vektor

Great prog thrash metal band. One of my favourite

252 Edge Of Sanity Edge Of Sanity Edge of Sanity was a Swedish progressive death metal band that, alongside Opeth, is commonly regarded as being the first to fuse extreme metal styles like death and black metal with progressive rock. Their sound is often described as "Progressive Melodic Death Metal".
253 Municipal Waste Municipal Waste Municipal Waste is a crossover thrash band from Richmond, Virginia. They performed at the UK's Download Festival on June 15, 2008. They also joined At the Gates on their "Suicidal Final Tour" along with Darkest Hour, Toxic Holocaust and Repulsion.
254 The Agonist The Agonist The Agonist is a Canadian extreme metal band from Montreal, Quebec, formed in 2004. The current line up consists of guitarists Danny Marino and Pascal Jobin, bassist Chris Kells, drummer Simon Mckay, and vocalist Vicky Psarakis, who joined in March 2014 following the departure of vocalist and founding more.

Best Metalcore band I have ever heard - TommyKarevikFan

255 Tyr Tyr Týr is a Faroese heavy metal band. Their subject matter revolves almost entirely around Viking lore, mythology, and history, taking their name from the Norse god of law and justice.

Amazing band, deserves top 25 at the very least.

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256 Pain

I pain really deserve higher place in list, I don't know where, exactly, but 198th. is absolutely unfair

257 Thy Art Is Murder Thy Art Is Murder
258 A Perfect Circle

I'm so irate with Tool and A Perfect Circle right now, and I'm an enormous fan, but what about some news, some leaks, just bloody something about what they're doing? There has been jack for a decade from both, and to criticise Maynard for his own pompousness is a shame, but don't bands write music? Isn't that what musicians do? If they both no longer exist, at-least have the common decency to inform your fans. Their all too clever for their own good, which, ironically makes them fools. PS: Maynard, your red wine is crap.

A Perfect Circle are fantastic, but it's a stretch to throw them on a metal thread. They can be pulverising when they want to be, but one song in ten years? Come on.

You guys. Are idiots a perfect circle is awesome

Just like Tool, anyone who loves Maynard's vocals, lyrics, intelligence, and music has to listen to him singing Bohemian Rhapsody on Puscifer's Donkey Punch the Night ep. It's a welcome addition to his repertoire, but seriously...

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259 Veil of Maya
260 Hypocrisy Hypocrisy Hypocrisy is a death metal band from Sweden. It was formed in 1990 in Ludvika, Sweden by Peter Tägtgren.
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